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Business interaction and power structures of coastal communities (study in Sendang Biru Malang Indonesia)

Manzilati, Asfi and Efani, Anthon and Kornitasari, Yenny (2018) Business interaction and power structures of coastal communities (study in Sendang Biru Malang Indonesia). In: 3 rd UUM International Qualitative Research Conference (QRC) 2018, 10-12 July 2018, Melaka, Malaysia.

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The purpose of this research was to identify power structure of business of coastal community in Sendang Biru Malang. This research was important to conduct because the power is one of the media often used by economic actors in capitalizing economic resources. In industry of the coastal society comes the power structure up between employer and fishermen. This appears due to capitalism intervention in fishermen group and contributes to the implication in terms of economy situation of the fishermen only depending on level of employers’ loyalty. Thus, this situation leads them to have no choice unless subject to the boss’ rule. This research used a symbolic interactionism qualitative approach. The results showed that (1) there are two kinds of interactions- land and sea. (2) The highest power structure is at ship manager. This power is formed from the mastery of capital in the coastal community business. (3) The lowest power structure owned by the crew ship of fishermen with lawuhan-sharing income and profit-sharing income only.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: ISBN: 978-967-0910-92-5 Organized by: Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy, Universiti Utara Malaysia.
Uncontrolled Keywords: Contract, power structure, coastal community business
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA)
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2019 06:21
Last Modified: 04 Aug 2019 06:21

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